Affected by all those killings above, thought I'd here editorialize on that shooting at the Navy Yard in DC yesterday with 12 victims and the killer dead, and the Columbine massacre of 12 students and one teacher, which also occurred in 1999. The Sandy Hook Elementary School incident resulted in 21 deaths less than a year ago. Yet, two Colorado state legislators were just recalled because they wanted to strengthen gun control laws. This, after the Aurora movie theater extermination of another 12 citizens just in 2012. No wonder our U.S. Congress feels powerless to confront the National Rifle Association. What's wrong with Colorado...the Nation?
There is another storm in the west Pacific. Usagi is only at 45 MPH, but will considerably strengthen, and crash into Taiwan by this weekend: